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Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano

Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican (Vatican Basilica)

Città del Vaticano, Vatican City State

Circumscription: Papal See of Roma

 

Sector: Central

Prefecture: Vatican City

Type: Papal Basilica Pontifical Church, Papal Major Basilica, World Heritage Site, Parish church

Basilica Decree: Immemorial

UNESCO World Heritage Inscription: 1984 (Vatican City)

Rite: Roman (Latin)

 

Lists: Papal Basilicas, Pontifical Churches, Map of Vatican City, Largest Churches in the World, Tallest Churches in the World, Churches with the Highest Naves in the World, Tombs of the Apostles and Evangelists, Tombs of Doctors of the Church, Shrines in the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

History: 323; 1506; cons. 1626.11.18; Stational church (Lent I Saturday, Lent V Sunday, Easter Monday)

Patron: St. Peter

 

Address: Città del Vaticano 00120

Country: Vatican City State Vatican City State

Telephone: 06-69.88.32.79

Websites: LinkDiocese of RomeUNESCO

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